Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
Genius is sorrow's child.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
A good liar must have a good memory.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.